Mark Tobey bio

Birth Name: Mark Tobey

Occupation: Painter

Place Of Birth: Wisconsin

Date Of Birth: December 11, 1890

Date Of Death: April 24, 1976

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Not available

Mark Tobey was born on the 11th of December, 1890. He was known for being a Painter. Painter and founder of the Northwest School whose mystical artwork was inspired by Asian art forms. Created white writing, which led to the all-over painting style.

Mark Tobey was born in Wisconsin. He briefly attended the Art Institute of Chicago from 1906 until 1908. However, he was mainly self-taught. He was introduced to the art of Chinese calligraphy by Chinese painter and University of Washington student Teng Kuei.

Mark Tobey was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Mark Tobey was born in 1890s.

Mark Tobey is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Mark’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


Mark Tobey’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Mark Tobey’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Mark Tobey kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Mark Tobey was born in the Year of the Tiger.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Mark Tobey
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
BIRTH DAY: Thursday
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Mark Tobey was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: Mark Tobey was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are thought to be brave and independent. They're respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something.

Ruling Planet: Mark Tobey had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

Mark Tobey’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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